Accelerate Rural NC
Accelerate Rural NC is a rural business accelerator focused on helping small businesses gain access to global markets with innovative products. Key components of the accelerator include e-commerce development, development of high-value offerings for niche markets, and export training. The program begins May 3, 2021 and will run for 10 consecutive weeks.
The program is grant-funded and no cost to participants. Participants will receive: Accelerate Rural NC – Mentor Profiles
- Intensive innovation and entrepreneurship training
- Prototyping and new product development assistance
- Web development and e-commerce development
- Market plan development
- Export target market identification assistance
The development phase of our program is supported by an Ecosystem grant from NC IDEA.
Interested businesses should apply now! APPLY NOW!